UPDATE – 2:08 p.m.
Jersey numbers have been assigned to the new WVU men’s basketball players:
Meet the new kids on the block‼️
— WVU Men's Basketball (@WVUhoops) September 2, 2020
UPDATE – 2 p.m.
Iowa State has reversed its decision and now will not have any fans at its season-opener against Louisiana on Sept. 12. pic.twitter.com/WuZwGvPiyC
— Yahoo Sports College Football (@YahooSportsCFB) September 2, 2020
UPDATE – 1:15 p.m.
Gov. Jim Justice announced during his Wednesday press briefing that Morgantown bars will be shut down today at 4 p.m.
Justice takes up bars in Morgantown. He says state officials talked to them. "What do we do? Boom, right off the get-go. We've got people standing on top of people. We've got no masks."
"4 o'clock today, the bars are closed.'
— Brad McElhinny (@BradMcElhinny) September 2, 2020
UPDATE – 1 p.m.
Harrison County has shut down Lincoln High football for two weeks due to a person that was around the program recently testing positive for COVID-19. This notice was posted Wednesday on the Harrison County Board of Education website:
UPDATE – 12:30 p.m.
WVU president E. Gordon Gee put out a letter Wednesday morning urging WVU students to stop gathering outside bars and follow proper social distancing guidelines.
We’re disappointed to see students ignoring state and local protocols for distancing and gathering at bars. It’s critical that we come together as a University to keep our community safe. We're not doing our best. We must do better.@gordongee's letter: https://t.co/91IEL0bhRg pic.twitter.com/sMQCybFCvi
— WVU Mountaineers (@WestVirginiaU) September 2, 2020
Get caught up on anything you missed recently from WVSN:
- WVU recruiting notebook: New offer out for 2022 New York hoops standout
- Neal Brown and staff begin contacting 2022 football recruits
- Kickoff time and broadcast information released for WVU football-opener against Eastern Kentucky
- Football training camp ends as Mountaineers turn focus to Eastern Kentucky
- Ex-Mountaineer Logan Routt makes professional debut in Slovenia
- WVU basketball to be featured in NBA 2K21 video game
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